Tuesday, January 24, 2006

righteousness

"God sells righteousness at a very low price to those who are eager to buy it: a little piece of bread, an inexpensive garment, a cup of cold water, a small coin."(Epiphanius, in the 4th or 5th century A.D.)
(Source: Inheriting Wisdom: Readings for Today from Ancient Christian Writers by Everett Ferguson, p.77; http://snipurl.com/k65o)